Download OldNews USA and discover family stories lost to history!

Designed for both genealogists and history enthusiasts, the OldNews USA app makes getting started with historical newspaper research easier than ever.  With OldNews USA, you can quickly discover interesting stories and articles in historical US newspapers using the Chronicling America collection of over 11 million newspaper pages from 1789 to 1924.

OldNews USA is free to try, including all research features.  After a few successful searches and file saves, a one time in-app purchase (currently $2.99 USD) is required to continue using the app.  So what are you waiting for?  Try OldNews USA today!

OldNews USA Wins The RootsTech 2017 Innovator Showdown!

I am thrilled to announce that OldNews USA won the RootsTech 2017 Innovator Showdown!  I will soon be adding a blog article with a complete recap of my experience at RootsTech, but until then you can read a great article about Innovator Showdown results on the Family Search website.

OldNews USA Selected as a RootsTech 2017 Innovator Showdown Semifinalist!

The Innovator Showdown is a competition for new software applications that solve a problem related to family history.  Being selected as one of 10 semi-finalists from 42 entries is a huge honor given the quality and variety of the entries.  You can see the complete submission for OldNews USA on Devpost, and all of the semifinalists on the RootsTech 2017 website.

I hope to see you at RootsTech!

Check out the Promotional Video for OldNews USA